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Name: Ellen
Status: other
Grade: other
Location: CA
Country: USA
Date: Fall 2012

Once a spider web has been built and used to capture prey, what then becomes of the web nightly? There is a spider who begins building at dusk, busily gets her meal in cocoons and by morning the web is gone.

Some spiders actually eat the web, presumably to "recycle" the material into the next construction.

J. Elliott

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